Hospitalists The Ottawa Hospital (TOH)/University of Ottawa Division of General Internal Medicine

The Ottawa Hospital (TOH)/University of Ottawa Division of General Internal Medicine (GIM) is seeking family physician hospitalists and general internists to provide clinical services for Acute Medical Inpatients at the Civic Campus.

TOH is at the forefront of health care in Canada, with a focus on exceptional patient care and practice-changing research. The Acute Medicine Hospitalist Program offers opportunities for expanding clinical skills, continuing professional development, research, and an unparalleled work-life balance in a supportive clinical environment. Our program also features a Mentorship program for family physicians and offers flexible arrangements to fit hospitalist medicine into outpatient practices.

Currently hiring for March 2024.

Practice Setting:

  • The Ottawa Hospital – Civic Campus  
  • EPIC EMR – full training provided

 

The Ideal Hospitalist candidate will:

  • Strive for excellent patient care
  • Possess great interdisciplinary collaboration skills
  • Be either Internal Medicine (FRCPC) or Family Medicine (CCFP) trained
  • Have acute care hospitalist experience
  • Have excellent English language communication skills; French would be an asset
  • Be eligible for an independent license with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO)
  • Be registered in good standing with the CMPA

 

Work Expectations:

  • Workload: approximately 15 patients per physician (capped at 15)
  • 2 Physicians on at once, covering a total of 30 in-patients
  • 7-day rotation (Monday to Sunday)
  • Call requirements: on-call 1 in 2 when on-service (home call)
    • Call coverage will focus on overnight issues on 30 inpatients   
  • Targeting one seven-day rotation per month of coverage per hospitalist, however flexible arrangements are available

 

Remuneration:

  • Daily stipend + Fee-For-Service Billings
  • Call stipend + Fee-For-Service Billings on call

 

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their application, including an up-to-date CV to:

Dr. Emily Pranger via Heather Karcher-De Vos

[email protected]

The Ottawa Hospital

505 Smyth Road Room 1103C - Ottawa Ontario K1H8M2

T: 613-737-7700, ext 74441 | Fax: 613-739-6846